Safety Checklists

Risk Assessment Tools

Date Added Resource Source
Jun 2011

How Do I Carry Out a Risk Assessment?

http://www.hse.gov.uk/risk/faq.htm#q1

This document, provided by the UK Health and Safety Executive, describes the five steps to workplace risk assessment and lists example assessments,

(HSE)
Feb 2010

Risk Assessment Tools

http://osha.europa.eu/en/practical-solutions/risk-assessment-tools

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work has developed a risk assessment tools database with tools from all over Europe. The database is regularly updated. Risk Assessment Tools can be searched for in various ways, including by the topic covered, by sector or by country.

(European Agency for Safety and Health at Work)
Nov 2009

Workforce Diversity and Risk Assessment: Ensuring everyone is covered

http://osha.europa.eu/en/publications/reports/TE7809894ENC/view

The main aim of this report is to describe why and how risk assessment can and should cover the whole workforce, and to increase awareness among those responsible for and aff ected by health and safety at work – employers, employees, safety reps and OSH practitioners – about the importance of assessing the risks of ALL workers. The report is aimed mainly at those who are responsible for carrying out risk assessments and/or are involved in the process.

(European Agency for Safety and Health at Work)
Jul 2008

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work: Risk Assessment

http://osha.europa.eu/en/topics/riskassessment/

Risk assessment is the cornerstone of the European approach to prevent occupational accidents and ill health. The European Commission has produced important guidance to help Member States, as well as employers and employees, to fulfil their risk assessment duties, as laid down in the Framework Directive 89/391. The information provided in this section is based on this guidance.

(European Agency for Safety and Health at Work)
Apr 2006

Health and Safety Programs - Risk Assessment

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/hsprograms/risk_assessment.html

Information from the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety on risk assessment, including what it is, how to identify and rate hazards and more.

(CCOHS)